HSE Issues Supportive Statement
The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has issued a supportive statement in relation to ALLMI's work concerning swing-up stabiliser legs.
The statement is as follows:
“HSE encourages and appreciates the collaborative work being done between the industry association (ALLMI) and Tier One contractors to improve the safety in use of loader cranes. HSE welcomes the speed of response by the industry in producing revised safety notices, guidance, and training. HSE urges all owners and users of lorry loaders to give due regard to the information available on the ALLMI website and to ensure their safety in use.”
ALLMI CEO, Tom Wakefield, comments “We would like to thank the ALLMI members and tier one contractors involved in the working groups that helped to produce swing-up stabiliser related content, and also those who have communicated and adopted the applicable training and guidance.”